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Local realtors present grant to Community Rebuilds
The South Eastern Utah Association of Realtors recently presented a $500 grant to Community Rebuilds of Moab. The grant, which was awarded through the organization’s Housing Opportunity Fund (UARHO...
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Grand County Credit Union looking to open Green River location soon
Ever since Key Bank closed its branch in Green River in June, residents of that community have been left without a financial institution. But the Grand County Credit Union (GCCU) will soon be allev...
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Local doctor donates vasectomy fees to non-profit groups
A local physician has contributed approximately $15,000 to local charities by collecting donations from the recipients of no-scalpel vasectomies performed at his Moab clinic. Through his program, D...
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New guide service aims to fill gap in backcountry offerings
A new backcountry guide service that specializes in custom journeys for small groups and families has opened in Moab. Deep Desert Expeditions, founded by Moab resident Mike Coronella, aims to fill ...
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  • Second Lives: Sara Melnicoff
    by Charli Engelhorn
    staff writer
    07.12.12 - 10:29 am

  • <b><i>SBDC Client of the Year...<br></b></i>
Moab Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Director Beth McCue (second from left) presents the SBDC Client of the Year award to Triassic Industries co-owner Scott Anderson during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, March 9. Also pictured are Triassic Industries co-owner Jenni Urbanczyk (left, holding her and Anderson’s daughter) and Utah State University Extension Business and Economic Development Center Director Marion Bentley. Photo by Murice D. Miller
    SBDC Client of the Year...
    Moab Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Director Beth McCue (second from left) presents the SBDC Client of the Year award to Triassic Industries co-owner Scott Anderson during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, March 9. Also pictured are Triassic Industries co-owner Jenni Urbanczyk (left, holding her and Anderson’s daughter) and Utah State University Extension Business and Economic Development Center Director Marion Bentley. Photo by Murice D. Miller
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    File photo of Shkreli, former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals LLC, appearing before a hearing in WashingtonFormer drug executive Martin Shkreli, who last year became a lightning rod for outrage over soaring prescription drug prices, may face additional U.S. charges of securities fraud, a federal prosecutor said on Tuesday. More charges related to Shkreli's involvement with biopharmaceutical company Retrophin Inc could be filed within a month, Assistant U.S. Attorney Winston Paes said at a hearing in federal court in Brooklyn, New York. Shkreli, 33, sparked outrage among patients, medical societies and U.S. lawmakers after another company he ran, Turing Pharmaceuticals, raised the price of the drug Daraprim by more than 5,000 percent to $750 a pill.


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    A woman walks past a Pfizer logo on their building in the Manhattan borough of New YorkPfizer said sales would be hurt in the fourth quarter of 2016, however, when those added days will be offset by fewer days. Pfizer walked away from the deal after the U.S. Treasury issued new rules curbing tax inversion deals, under which American companies move overseas to cut taxes. Many analysts believe Pfizer needs to buy new medicines or entire biotech companies to ensure competitive earnings growth.


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